The Extensions Specialists Pingewood, RG30 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Pingewood, RG30 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Pingewood
Most extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of